Opinion

COLUMN: Think B.C.’s employer health tax doesn’t affect you? Think again

Richard Truscott with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business talks about the payroll tax

  • Mar 9, 2019

T.W. Paterson column: Deadly cargo cost Nanaimo teamster his life

The jars of nitroglycerine were secured in place by a wooden framework.

  • Mar 9, 2019

Editorial: Malahat Skywalk has exciting potential for Cowichan Valley

We can see tourists flocking to such an experience.

  • Mar 8, 2019
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'Cabin Fever' Market at Honeymoon Bay Hall offers a taste of the outdoor market to come
Seedy Sunday packs Siem Lelum gym and grounds on St. Patrick's Day
Tonye and Buckman Coe in great show in Cowichan
Coun. Carolyne Austin is finding that her open house is bringing issues forward

Mary Lowther column: Time to start planting greens indoors

Ancient Egyptians grew lettuce for its reputed aphrodisiac qualities

  • Mar 7, 2019

COLUMN: National internet access plan needed in next federal budget

Garth Frizzell is a Councillor for the City of Prince George and Second Vice President of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities.

  • Mar 6, 2019

Real facts on sea level rise

I recommend that people stay with peer reviewed evidence

  • Mar 6, 2019

Real economy not about consumption

My answer is a Set Rate Economy.

  • Mar 6, 2019

Editorial: Budget time: don’t freak out immediately

It’s important to find out where in the budgeting process that local council is.

  • Mar 6, 2019

Less than 2% increase in old age security

Perhaps they could get some help from the old age security bureaucracy.

  • Mar 5, 2019

Lavalin and Pheonix started under Harper

Just a another CON thing.

  • Mar 5, 2019

Attorney General should be independent of sitting house

I have spent most of several days watching the Jody Wilson-Raybould

  • Mar 5, 2019

Great disconnect in attitude to animal welfare

Wish people were equally concerned when they sit down to eat.

  • Mar 5, 2019

Get your sea level rise facts straight

Most ice in the Arctic is land-based on the Greenland ice sheet

Don’t need industry in sensitive ecological habitats

You shouldn’t need to be a doctor to know that the health of our planet is failing and rapidly.

  • Mar 4, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killer whales are the new polar bears of politics

Dip in southern resident orca population one of many since 1970s

TW Paterson: 1900 banquet celebrated first Nanaimo Pioneers

An historian would give blood to have been present, to have been…

  • Mar 3, 2019

Sarah Simpson Column: To err is human, no H is an easy mistake

You can file this one in the “Should I or Shouldn’t I?”…

GUEST COLUMN: John Horgan has gone missing in U.S. lumber dispute

B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson questions payments to Washington governor

  • Mar 2, 2019

The future of Canada is in your hands

The recent DNC Lavelin scandal, now threatening the credibility and possibly even…

  • Mar 1, 2019

Signs of progress

We’re showing some signs of progress in decreasing poverty

  • Mar 1, 2019